Major General Rohit Gupta, SM (Retd.), a Combat Arms Officer, retired as the Addnl. DG Weapon and Equipment of Indian Army and currently heads the Aerospace and Defence Sector at Primus Partners. The officer has commanded a Counter Insurgency Force in J&K and has extensive Counterinsurgency and High-Altitude operational experience in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh as well as in Mechanised Operations. He served for eight years in three ranks and five appointments in defence procurement. He was part of the team which established the United Nations Observer Mission in Sierra Leonne (UNOMSIL), West Africa and his contribution was recognised by the Chairman of ECOWAS with the award of Ordre-du-Mono.